Tyne and Wear HER(11084): Elswick, Brunel Street, Brunel Street Brewery - Details
Elswick, Brunel Street, Brunel Street Brewery
Brewing and Malting Site
Joseph Mitcheson built the Brunel Street Brewery in 1860. He worked there until around 1874. An advertisement of 1872 described his "good, wholesome, and genuine samples of Newcastle Mild Ale". Robert Emmerson later took the premises over and converted it to housing in 1885.
Brian Bennison, 1995, Brewers and Bottlers of Newcastle upon Tyne From 1850 to the present day, p 41